Tony Dungy

Tony Dungy worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. In 1977, he signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers as a free agent. In 1979, he began playing for the San Francisco 49ers. In 2002, he was hired ... Read more »
Born: 10/06/1955 in Jackson, Michigan, USA

Filmography

Actor (3)

NFL Characters Unite 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

The Late Show With David Letterman 2009 (Tv Show)

Guest

NFL Head Coach: The Man Behind the Men 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Tony Dungy worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. In 1977, he signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers as a free agent. In 1979, he began playing for the San Francisco 49ers. In 2002, he was hired as head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. Dungy worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "The Late Show With David Letterman" (CBS, 1993-2015). Dungy also appeared in "NFL Head Coach: The Man Behind the Men" (TNT, 1996-97). More recently, Dungy appeared on "NFL Characters Unite" (USA, 2011-12).

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota

Milestones

2002

Was hired as head coach of the Indianapolis Colts.

1996

Became the coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

1979

Began playing for the San Francisco 49ers.

1977

Signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers as a free agent.

Bonus Trivia

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Was the first African American head coach to win the Super Bowl.

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Has written several books, including "Quiet Strength: A Memoir," "You Can Do It!," "Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance," "The Mentor Leader: Secrets to Building People & Teams That Win Consistently," and "You Can Be a Friend."

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Participated in George W. Bush's President's Council on Service and Civic Participation.

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